Upper Tamar Lake

A very wet and windy Upper Lake today, I saw 11 Blackbird 5m 6f, 3 Cormorants, 2 Great Black-back Gulls, 28 Mallard, 7m Goosander at the top end, 5 Coot, 5 Fieldfare, 3 Gadwall, 2 Robin, 5 Tufted Duck, 3 Wigeon, 1 Song Thrush

On the Lower Lake. 3 Cormorants, 6 Long Tail Tits, 11 Goosander 5m 6f, 16 Tufted Duck, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Snipe, 21 Mallard. At the hide 1 Nuthatch,Marsh/Willow/Great/Blue Tits, 1 Bullfinch. The car park feeders also had 1 G.S. Woodpecker, 1m Reed Bunting, 1Nuthatch plus the usual Willlow/Marsh/Blue/Coal/Great Tits.

That gives 18 Goosander on both Lakes.

Posted December 22nd, 2015 at 7:06 pm by ROD MUDGE in Bird News